Early Origins of the Degier family
The surname Degier was first found in Germany
, where the name came gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as numerous branches of the same house acquired distant estates, some of which were located in other countries. Through the acquisition of these estates as well as their important contributions to society, the family successfully elevated their social status.
Early History of the Degier family
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Degier Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Degner, Thielo, Deigner, Dayner, Deyner, Deynor, Degener, Degenfeld and many more.
Early Notables of the Degier family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Degier family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Johann Henrich Thielo, who came to Philadelphia in 1773; Carl Thielo, who settled in Quebec in 1778; Everin Degenfeldt, who came to Philadelphia in 1803.